Rising from the Ashes
My Home in Shambles
Shutting Down
Cleaning Out
The Last Butcher
A Day's Meal
Boxed In
The Outside World
Broken Walls
Childhood Memories
Broken Bowl
On The Move
Shanghai Rise

“Childhood Memories” by Chris Rayn, 2007

The razing of the old quarters in Shanghai does not just tear down buildings, but ways of life, old habits and memories. A left behind toy symbolizes a child's memories that grew up in this place that will never be the same.

Project: Shanghai Rise

Spanning an entire decade of transformation in one Shanghai neighbourhood, "Shanghai Rise" shows the changes of its people, lifestyles and world views, as a microcosm of China's rise during the last decade. (Read More)